Job prospects Transport Driver near Steinbach (MB)

Explore current and future job prospects for Transport truck drivers near Steinbach (MB). These trends also apply to people working as a transport driver.

Note that the current 2019-2021 Employment Outlook was published in December 2019 based on information available at that time.

Recent trends

Balanced labour market

The prospect of finding work in this occupation was fair over the past few years (2016-2018). The number of job openings was about the same as the number of workers available.

Source Labour Market Information | Recent Trends Methodology

Job prospects

transport driver
Outlook over the next 3 years
Good Good

The employment outlook will be good for Transport truck drivers (NOC 7511) in the Southeast region for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to a moderate number of new positions.
  • Several positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.
  • Due to the seasonal nature of this occupation, employment opportunities tend to be more favourable during the summer months.

Here are some key facts about Transport truck drivers in the Southeast region:

  • Approximately 1,880 people work in this occupation.
  • Transport truck drivers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Transportation and warehousing (NAICS 48-49): 74%
    • Construction (NAICS 23): 8%
    • Retail Trade (NAICS 44-45): 6%
  • Source Labour Market Information | Outlook Methodology

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